Aug 30, 2009 6:00pm EDT
the whole thing when he was a soldier in india. but you can read condensed versions which a actually pretty good. gibbon is very wrong about religion. but he's very right about a lot of things, too. and it's just splendid, splendid reading. edmond burke, reflections on the revolution of france. i know everyone likes to put this book on their list but i hope a of you have read it and absorbed it. and if you haven't i encourage you to do so. the first time i came to washinon and started interacting with my fellow conservatives, i thought they must not have read this book. i remember going to a party that was thrown by someone who's quite famousight now, and he was a celebration of the french revolution party because to him this was a great blowor libertarian and democracy and all this sort of thing. i thought you've got to be kidding me. i thought it was crazy then and i still think it was crazy now. the premiums hat areital crucial and true are things that i think rub a lot of people in a knee-jerk way the wrong way. weave the famous line -- the age of chivalry isgone, that of economists and
Aug 1, 2009 10:00pm EDT
reading books about into -- india i traveled there and find it a fascinating country so i have a us the of poppies on my list and i have been collecting in the diagram green books i have a last one i have not read it say battlefield on the list for the summer as well as well as the collective volume of short stories which i picked up in a bookstore last summer. i/o is like to read the two of them together when i can . .
Aug 8, 2009 10:00pm EDT
beginning to india by in a huge fan but he has done but there's differently and incident their facebook needed to deal with and that is part of the story. by the way this is secret. this is by the way we don't have a book right now or i don't have a book right now because the stories have never been told before and it is amazing to have gotten access. >> host: and there's another public official in the book, larry summers. >> guest: larry summers was president of harvard when this went down. so the twins when they decided they had been stolen from, their idea was stolen, they believe strongly in justice and hierarchy because the hierarchy served them well. they are members of the olympic team could be leaders in the american system said they decided the president of harvard should make this decision who came up with facebook so they used all connections and got an audience with the president, larry summers and brought in well-documented piece of paper and handed it to larry summers and said you need to do something about mark zuckerman and he held a piece of paper like it was a piece of